I find that painting is best done alone – surely no one, not even my husband, wants to be around when I’m quite possibly listening to the same song over and over again, and ignoring everything else. It is one of the few things that I am totally happy to do alone, uninterrupted. Therefore, it’s become a way to pass the time happily during a deployment.
I’ve been working on a series based on the song or album that inspired the artwork.
This one began as a page in my art journal when deployment began, and I really wanted to put it on canvas. I created it while listening (over and over) to Snow Patrol’s “Set the Fire to the Third Bar:”
And, Paper Route’s “Second Chances,” ghostly, for some reason:
Please give me your thoughts…